DPW Cleanup Events

Queen Anne's County Annual Roadside Cleanup!

The dates have been set. The 2018 Cleanup will be April 21, 22, and 23, so mark your calendars! 

Household Hazardous Waste/Latex Paint & Electronics Recycling Drop-Off Day

Once in the spring and once in the fall Maryland Environmental Service holds this event for mid shore county residents. It rotates locations between Queen Anne's, Talbot, Kent and Caroline County. The next Drop-Off Day will be Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Queen Anne's County Department of Public Works, 312 Safety Drive, Centreville. Questions? Call Maryland Environmental Service 1-800-473-2925.

HHW 2018 Flyer (PDF)

Recycling is easy if you remember..."When in doubt, throw it out!"

2017 Earth Day Video Winners!

Thanks to all the schools that participated!

Maryland Environmental Service

Maryland Environmental Service is heavily involved in Maryland's recycling efforts. We operate two of the State's largest recycling facilities for glass, plastics and metals and operate a residential recycling program for the Midshore Counties Located on the upper Eastern Shore of Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay, the Midshore Regional Solid Waste System consists of four planned facilities that will serve the municipal solid waste needs of Talbot, Caroline, Kent and Queen Anne’s Counties for 80 years. This unique partnership is the only regional solid waste management agreement in Maryland. Please contact 1-800-I-Recycle (1-800-473-2925) with recycling questions, concerns or compliments.

Helpful Videos on How You Can Do Your Part to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!


No ticket is needed for recycling computers; they can be taken to the following Transfer Stations:

Batts Neck Transfer Station
422 Batts Neck Road
Stevensville, MD 21666

Hours: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

401 Harper Road
Centreville, MD 21617

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

401 Gravel Run Road
Grasonville, MD 21638

Hours: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

If the computer is being trashed, it can go to any Transfer Station

Other Locations That Recycle Computers

Recycling Igloos

If the igloos are full, do not leave anything on the ground. Please use another site or return to the site after we have emptied the receptacles. For more information contact Maryland Environmental Service at 410-634-9304 or QAC Solid Waste at 410-758-2697.

Local Recycling Igloo Locations

Oil & Antifreeze Recycling

Used motor oil and antifreeze are accepted at any of the QAC Transfer Stations; no tickets are needed. The Centreville Transfer Station also will take gasoline.